- Media category
- Materials used
- 7/46 [edition of 46 + 12 A/P, 2 P/P]
- 66.0 x 84.5 cm platemark; 77.5 x 95.3 cm sheet
- Signature & date
Signed l.r. sheet, pencil "L.F". Not dated.
- Gift of Margaret Olley 2003
- Not on display
- Accession number
- © Estate of Lucian Freud/Bridgeman Art Library
- Artist information
Works in the collection
The present etching, 'Eli', represents a dozing whippet, the pet of Freud's friend, David Dawson. Freud was inspired to make etchings of dogs on two previous occasions but this is the largest and most impressive of his canine prints.
Referenced in 1 publication
Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales annual report 2003 [for the year ended 30 June 2003], 'Year in review', pg.14-35, Sydney, 2003, 20.
Other works by Lucian Freud
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